41 Turkey Press · Isla Vista 1986
Five Meters of Poems · Poems by Carlos Oquendo de Amat
Translation by David M. Guss with woodcuts by Antonio Frasconi reproduced from photoengraved plates. This first English language edition consists of eighteen typographically playful poems in a visual sequence of accordion fold panels that when fully extended measures five meters long. Handset in Goudy Modern and Underwood typewriter. Edition of 300 on Mohawk Superfine. 40 copies on Barcham Green India Office in a box with a typographic print on the cover by Harry Reese. Signed by the translator and the artist. 8 x 9.75 inches.